A.P. Markfed (Andhra Pradesh State Co-operative Marketing Federation Ltd ) was
established in the year 1957 with Head-Quarters at Hyderabad. It is a
federation of Marketing Co-operative Societies in A.P. With the main object of
helping the farmers to secure better price for their produce by taking care of
their market needs and providing agricultural inputs. Against this objective
the Markfed's present activity consists of sale of farm inputs like chemical
fertilizers, pesticides & seeds, maintenance of godowns & procurement
of Agricultural commodities through its member societies.
Markfed was established on 19th Sept 1957 with Head -Quarters at Vijayawada and
on 30th Nov' 1965. The area of operations was extended to entire Andhra Pradesh
with Head Quarters at Hyderabad.Initially the operations were confined only to
supply of fertilizers to the member societies and sale of GC sheets and sugar
to its members.